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United Student Government Midyear Report Released

United Student Government Midyear Report Released

February 13, 2019


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The United Student Government (USG) released its midyear report, highlighting the club's accomplishments in the Fall of 2018.

Student Volunteers Allowed in Murray Weigel

February 11, 2019


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By Helen Stevenson In a statement made by Joseph M. McShane, S.J., university president, the administration has reversed its decision to bar student volunteering in Murray-Weigel Hall. McShane said he made this decision based on the assurance that all Jesuits living in Murray-Weigel are not “restr...

Petition for Snow Day gets Over 4,000 Signatures

Petition for Snow Day gets Over 4,000 Signatures

February 6, 2019


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During last week's frigid weather students created a petition calling on Fordham to cancel classes. Despite gaining over 4,000 signatures classes were still held.

Senior Researches Attitudes Toward English Dialects

Senior Researches Attitudes Toward English Dialects

February 6, 2019


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Catherine Aumiller is researching the attitudes of college student toward three different English dialects.

Fordham Holds Special Programs for Black History Month

Fordham Holds Special Programs for Black History Month

February 6, 2019


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The Office of Multicultural Affairs, ASILI, and others planned special events for Black History Month.

USG discusses Pre-Dental Club, Murray-Weigel and “Earth Hour”

USG discusses Pre-Dental Club, Murray-Weigel and “Earth Hour”

February 6, 2019


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USG approved the Pre-Dental Club, discussed the closing of Murray-Weigel hall to students and discussed the concept of an "earth hour."

Bronx Bodega becomes NYC’s First “Safe Haven Bodega”

Bronx Bodega becomes NYC’s First “Safe Haven Bodega”

February 6, 2019


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The bodega Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz was killed outside of in June has been turned into NYC's first "safe haven bodega"

FDM Holds Promo Dinner for Dance Marathon

FDM Holds Promo Dinner for Dance Marathon

February 6, 2019


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FDM held it's annual promo dinner ahead of the Dance Marathon

ASILI Holds Being Black at Fordham Panel in Honor of Black History Month

ASILI Holds Being Black at Fordham Panel in Honor of Black History Month

February 6, 2019


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ASILI hosted a Being Black at Fordham panel on Friday Feb. 1.

Fordham IT Installs Electronics Recycling Bins On Campus

Fordham IT Installs Electronics Recycling Bins On Campus

January 30, 2019


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Fordham IT installed two electronics recycling bins on the Rose Hill campus.

University Students Prohibited from Visiting Murray-Weigel

University Students Prohibited from Visiting Murray-Weigel

January 30, 2019


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By Erica Scalise In an interview with The Ram on Jan. 29, Bob Howe, Fordham’s senior director of communications said the university is prohibiting all students from visiting Murray-Weigel Hall, the Jesuit New York Province’s infirmary and retirement home on campus. Howe said the university c...

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